Gig review: Duke Special at Phoenix

The Phoenix hosted Irish musician Duke Special last Wednesday 18th March, as he visited Exeter during his 2015 UK tour. Supported by Paul Cook and The Chronicles, Duke Special made it a memorable… Continue reading

Exploring art: Satoshi Dáte

Satoshi Dáte is an artist, designer and musician from Japan. Currently based in London, he works to create beautiful pieces that inspire deeper thought. Did you always know art was what you wanted… Continue reading

Daughter: For rainy days

Imagine yourself in an enclosed room with black walls, with no escape. That’s how I feel every single time I listen to the works of Daughter, and the only Medicine to rid myself of feelings from an anguished Youth would be the soothing sounds of this band.

Poetry: Umbilical

Laura waxes about the nature of umbilical cords and the situations in which they’re linked to.

Exploring writing: Rachel Rabbit White

Rachel Rabbit White is a writer living in New York, and her work has appeared in many places, including The New York Observer, Jezebel, Playboy, Vice and Thought Catalog. With sleeves rolled up, Rachel explores the more taboo things in life, reporting back with her unapologetic flair.

Avocado Chocolate Pudding

It’s March. Whether you celebrate Easter or not, it’s difficult to avoid the sudden explosion of chocolate eggs in shiny foil packaging lining the shelves of your local supermarket.

Interview: Alex Benjamin of TwT’s ‘Impending Doom’

We sat down with the co-director and creative genius behind ‘Impending Doom’ Alex Benjamin. What was your inspiration? A while back I did an adaptation of one of the Grimm fairy tales- Godfather… Continue reading

Interview: Duke Special Part II

Duke Special, Irish songwriter and performer, joined me for a chat on the brown leather sofas of The Phoenix. Taking ten minutes out of his pre-performance preparations, we discussed his new album Look Out Machines!, his current tour and the hard hitting questions of island survival. This interview continues on from the first part.

Interview: Duke Special

Duke Special, Irish songwriter and performer, joined me for a chat on the brown leather sofas of The Phoenix. Taking ten minutes out of his pre-performance preparations, we discussed his new album Look… Continue reading